Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, has announced, “From today forward, it is no longer legal to buy, sell, or transfer a handgun in Canada.”
Update: People can no longer buy, sell, or transfer handguns within Canada – and they cannot bring newly acquired handguns into the country.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) October 21, 2022
“This is one of the strongest actions we’ve taken on gun violence in a generation,” asserts PM Justin Trudeau at a news conference in Surrey, B.C., as his government’s nationwide freeze on the sale, purchase, and transfer of handguns takes effect.
— 🐋🍁Cheryl 🍁🐢🍁🎃🎃CANADA🦦🦫🐬 (@mini_bubbly) October 21, 2022